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Women's Basketball is Canada Bound to take on #5/6 Notre Dame
The Dukes will play Notre Dame in Toronto on Sunday
 
The Dukes will play Notre Dame in Toronto on Sunday
 

Nov. 27, 2013

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GAME DAY INFORMATION
Date: Dec. 1, 2013
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Arena: Mattamy Athletic Centre
Capacity: 3,000+
Live Stats: GameTracker
Steaming Audio: Red Zone Media
Steaming Video: Watch ND
Social Media: @GoDuquesne
Series: Notre Dame leads 2-0
Last Meeting: UND 91-63 (03/01/93)
Tickets: SOLD OUT
The Last Meeting
Notre Dame91
Duquesne63
March 1, 1993
A.J. Palumbo Center

ABOUT THIS GAME
For the first time in program history, the Duquesne women's basketball team will be playing outside the United States when they face #5/6 Notre Dame on a neutral court at Ryerson University's Mattamy Athletic Centre (formerly Maple Leaf Gardens) in Toronto, Ontario.

WELCOME HOME
Sunday's game is a homecoming for four of the Dukes' Canadian players - Wumi Agunbiade, Oditte Odisho, Jose-Ann Johnson and Brianna Thomas.

WHERE ARE THEY FROM?
Agunbiade - Pickering, Ontario
Johnson - Brampton, Ontario
Odisho - London, Ontario
Thomas - Ajax, Ontario

SCOUTING NOTRE DAME
Coached by Muffet McGraw who is in her 27th season at Notre Dame (631-271) and 32nd overall (719-258) ... 5-0 and nationally ranked #5/6 in latest national polls ... playing first season in ACC after spend the last 18 years in the Big East. The Fighting Irish are coming off a 31-2 season and an appearance in the NCAA Final Four. UND returns Big East Rookie of the Year Jewell Loyd who leads the team with 17.4 ppg.

DUQUESNE AND NOTRE DAME ALL-TIME
Sunday marks the third meeting between Duquesne and Notre Dame. This marks the first time Duquesne and Notre Dame have played since both teams were in the Midwestern Collegiate Conference in 1993.

Series: Notre Dame leads 2-0 at Duquesne: Notre Dame leads 1-0 at Notre Dame: Notre Dame leads 1-0

DUQUESNE AND NOTRE DAME HEAD-TO-HEAD
02/06/93 - at Notre Dame - L, 67-95
03/01/93 - at Duquesne - L, 63-91

THE LAST MEETING
All five of Notre Dame's starters scored in double-figures to lead the Fighting Irish to a 91-63 win at the Palumbo Center on March 1, 1993. Duquesne was led by Erin Popovich with 13 points.

DID YOU KNOW?
Duquesne President Dr. Charles J. Dougherty earned a master's and doctorate degrees from Notre Dame?

 

 

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